La elaboración de la pureza en los procedimientos asiro-babilónicos

El tiempo, el espacio y el mundo material

  • Noemi Borrelli Università di Bologna
  • Eduardo A. Escobar Università di Bologna
Palabras clave: Asiriología, estudios cuneiformes, historia de la ciencia, historia de la tecnología, historia del Cercano Oriente antiguo, historia del conocimiento, objetos de culto, procedimientos, producción artesanal, pureza, recetas, religión


Los textos procesales asirio-babilónicos para la fabricación de objetos de culto que datan del primer milenio a.C. proporcionan un recurso no explotado para examinar las concepciones de los escribas sobre la artesanía y la pureza en el mundo antiguo. Los procedimientos rituales para “abrir la boca” de una estatua de culto (mīs pî) y para fabricar un tambor ritual llamado lilissu constituyen el enfoque principal de este estudio de dos partes. Este trabajo utiliza tres themata (tiempo, espacio y mundo material) para proporcionar el andamiaje para un análisis comparativo que abarca varios siglos y localidades, destacando las formas en que la “pureza” se forjó en las culturas académicas cuneiformes.


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Borrelli, N., & Escobar, E. A. (2022). La elaboración de la pureza en los procedimientos asiro-babilónicos: El tiempo, el espacio y el mundo material. ARYS. Antigüedad: Religiones Y Sociedades, (20), 27-76.

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